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Date: 1930 before

Description: Tree-lined driveway on the Winnebago County Asylum grounds.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Washington Street, near the Chicago and Northwestern train depot.

Automobiles in Wisconsin History

Read about the evolution of the automotive industry and the drastic changes in manufacturing work, road infrastructure, the economy and American culture.

Date: 1877 

Description: This map shows the Fox River, Lake Winnebago, city wards, lot and block numbers, landownership, selected buildings, railroads, and roads. There are three i...

Date: 1930 before

Description: Tree-lined driveway on the grounds of the Winnebago County Asylum. Buildings are in the background behind the trees.

Date: 1871 ca.

Description: A stereograph of the town square and Main Street. The three-story building visible in the center of the photograph was operated as the National Hotel. It w...

Date: 1967 

Description: Intersection of US Highway 41 and Wisconsin Highway 26 near Oshkosh.

Postcard

Methodist Church

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: Street scene featuring a Methodist church. In front of the church a young boy stands in the dirt road near a man sitting in a horse-drawn wagon with a dog.

Photograph

Lake View House

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View across road of a Lake View House (1869-1950) at N. 3rd Street and N. Main Street. Three-story building with a chimney, a wrap-around balcony and a por...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Looking down Washington Street.

Date: 1977 

Description: View looking north at the ramp from USH 41 northbound.

Photograph

Grand Opera House

Date: 2009 ca.

Description: Restored exterior of Grand Opera House from across street.

Date: 1880 

Description: An illustration depicting the cheese factory and dry goods store of J.G. Pickett at Pickett's Station.

Date: 1923 

Description: The entrance to the Larson Brothers' flying field at Larsen in Winnebago County, about one year after the brothers laid out the runway. The field remained...

Date: 1911-03 

Description: This 1911 topographic map shows Lake Winnebago and the surrounding area. The township and range grid, counties, towns, sections, cities, villages and post...

Date:  date unknown

Description: This 1862 map of Winnebago County, Wisconsin, shows the township and range grid, towns, sections, cities and villages, railroads, roads, property owners an...

Date: 1855 

Description: This 1855 map of Winnebago County, Wisconsin, shows the township and range grid, towns, cities, villages, and post offices, roads, and lakes and streams.

Date: 1897 

Description: This 1897 map of Winnebago County, Wisconsin, shows the township and range grid, towns, sections, cities and villages, landownership and acreages, rural re...

Photograph

Business District

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Stereoview of a business street. Caption states: "Clean, wide, business streets greet you in Oshkosh." On the left hand side, "Hay Hardware Co." appears an...

Date: 2008 

Description: In 1934, Cook and Brown Lime and Coal built a super-service station with Art Deco stylings at 420 Division Street, which was previously occupied by a small...

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